2014 Father’s Day Gift Guide for Real Daddies

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Like Chris Rock said in his HBO Special: Bigger and Blacker:

” Think about everything that the real daddy does; pay the bills, buy the food, put a roof over your head. Everything you could ever ask for, make your world better, safer place. And what does Daddy get for all his work? The big piece of chicken.. That’s all Daddy gets.. is the big piece of chicken.”

If you’ve got a real daddy in your life, consider this an official reminder that Father’s Day is just around the corner.  It’s a time to celebrate and appreciate all the “Real Daddies” out there and if you’re having a hard time deciding on a gift, check out some of our favorite golf gift ideas A.K.A. “the big piece of chicken”.

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John Daly talks about losing $55 Million on In Depth with Graham Bensinger

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I couldn’t stop looking away, it was like a car crash in slow motion.  JD provides a glimpse into his gambling addiction and talks about how he discovered after checking his tax records that he had lost over $55 Million through gambling.

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SHOCKER: Tiger Woods will not play in the U.S. Open next month

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In a very unsurprising move Tiger Woods has announced that he will not play in the 114th U.S. Open at Pinehurst No. 2 in Pinehurst, N.C., next month, he announced Wednesday. He is still rehabbing after undergoing microdiscectomy surgery for a pinched nerve in his back on March 31.

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Long drive champion Joe Miller introduces his tee shot to a watermelon…

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2010 Long Drive World Champion Joe Miller is a beast – 6’4″, 125 kilograms.  He’s got a ridiculous clubhead speed of  153 mph and his best drive was measured at 560 yards.  Watch what happens when he visits the BMW PGA Championship with a slow motion camera…and a watermelon.

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Canadian Golf Mourns the Loss of Dick Grimm

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Oakville, Ont. (Golf Canada) – It is with great sadness that Golf Canada, the Canadian Golf Hall of Fame and the entire golf community mourns the loss of Richard (Dick) Grimm, who passed away on May 26, 2014 at the age of 91.

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Inspired by AIr Jordan | Built by Skaters | Is the Nike P-ROD 8 ready for the golf course?


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Nike is no stranger to innovation.

From Jordan Brand golfer Keegan Bradley’s custom J’s to the Nike Dunk we’ve seen several made-for-basketball shoes hit the golf course.  The same can be said for Nike’s skateboard business where we saw them introduce the limited edition collaboration with pro skateboarder Eric Koston.

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What we learned about Brandt Snedeker during his Twitter AMA

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Brandt Snedeker was on a flight home from Calgary to Nashville  tonight when he decided to provide his twitter followers with a Scott Piercy-like, awesome and totally random 1 hr AMA (Ask Me Anything) session.  The AMA used #RBCSnedeker to help to move his ball closer to the hole in the #RBCGolf4Kids Challenge to try and help him win a share of $300,000 for Our Kids Nashville.  Here’s what we learned:

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Adam Scott closes out in playoff win at Colonial to capture Texas-Slam

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Adam Scott made a 7-foot birdie putt on the 3rd playoff hole to capture the Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial.  The win also helped him:

  • Wrap up a career Texas-slam (2007 Shell Houston Open, 2008 HP Byron Nelson Classic, 2010 Valero Texas Open and 2014 Crowne Plaza Invitational)
  • Remain firmly planted as the No. 1 player in the Official World Golf Ranking

Midway through his round it appeared that the top spot of the OWGR was weighing on his mind, but it didn’t prevent him from picking up his 11th PGA Tour Victory.

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By the numbers: Rory McIlroy at the BMW PGA Championship

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Rory McIlroy has managed to put aside all the talk about his private life and do the unthinkable by winning the European Tour’s flagship BMW PGA Championship on Sunday.  His crazy week at Wenworth was culminated with an improbable comeback from seven shots behind the 54-hole leader, Thomas Björna.  Rory closed out the tournament by turning in a 6-under 66 in the 4th round of the BMW PGA Championship including lighting up the back 9 for a  5-under 32 that was topped off with a clutch birdie/birdie finish.

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Improve your golf game with a Zepp Golf wearable

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The golf sensor made by Zepp is $150 and clips onto your golf glove where it syncs up over bluetooth with the Zepp golf app. The app will help to continually track every made swing and assigns a score for each attempt.

Great features include:

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